Neil (nt) wrote,


This is one of many construction sites in my stomping grounds of downtown Calgary. I used to take a short-cut through the parking lot beside this building, but no more. Now even the sidewalk in front of it is inaccessible. There must be about 10 such sites that I pass by regularly. Some are new high-rise office towers started from deep excavations, others (like this one) gut an existing building and add new floors to it.

I would rather be taking nature photos, but it is still too cold to be comfortable outdoors and the winter landscape is dreary.

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    In Calgary, Exploring the Cultural Side of ‘Cowtown’ (link is to The New York Times) Pretty good article, although I've never seen Calgarians…

  • Broken trees

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    I drove around town today and was shocked at the number of trees that had been damaged by the heavy snowfall earlier in the week. It's too early in…

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